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Apprenticeships in Peterborough
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Apprenticeships in Peterborough

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Apprenticeships provide the opportunity to gain job-related skills and qualifications through on-the-job training. 

An Apprenticeship enables people to earn while they learn the skills necessary to succeed in their chosen career.  Apprenticeships are available for people aged 16 and over, and funding is available to young people aged 16-19.

Employers in Peterborough

Over 350 different employers have started or shown interest in taking on 16-19 year old Apprenticeships in Peterborough.

Vacancies in Peterborough

Last year, 365 Apprenticeship vacancies were advertised on the Apprenticeship Vacancy online service.  Apprenticeships in Peterborough are on offer in these areas:

Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care; Business, Administration and Law; Construction, Planning and the Built Environment; Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies; Health, Public Services and Care; Information and Communication Technology; Leisure, Travel and Tourism; Retail and Commercial Enterprise.

What levels can I do in Peterborough?

There are currently 53 different Level 2 Apprenticeship frameworks available and 42 different Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeships available.

What are the entry requirements?

These do vary by each Provider and course, but it’s common to need five GCSEs grades A*-C including English and Maths.  These will be made clear in the vacancy details. You can contact the individual Training Provider to find out more.

Training Providers in Peterborough

Thirteen providers currently offer Apprenticeships to 16-19 year olds. 

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See this link for a list of current providers with the occupational areas they cover and their contact details.

Where will my Apprenticeship be?

Different providers offer a different experience.  You will usually spend most of your time at your workplace, but some time may be spent at a college or your training provider’s premises, sometimes based outside of Peterborough.

How do I find out more?

Visit the National Apprenticeship Service website www.apprenticeships.org.uk to find out about Apprenticeships and register, search for and apply for Apprenticeship vacancies

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